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Escaped inmate Branden Lee Powell kills himself in parents OH home

Escaped inmate Branden Lee Powell kills himself in parents OH home

According to Sheriffs in Ohio , Powell had been taken to the hospital after becoming suicidal and cutting his own throat with a razor while in jail. He then obtained control of Miller's weapon (a.40-caliber firearm) and demanded that he be freed of his restraints before fleeing the crash scene. 32-year-old OH man, Branden Lee Powell , who escaped custody, is now dead of self-inflicted gunshot wound.


Dozens Reported Killed in US Airstrike on Iraqi PMU

Dozens Reported Killed in US Airstrike on Iraqi PMU

According to a statement released by the Sayaed al-Shuhada brigades on their website on Monday, their base was targeted by United States artillery fire and smart bombs. The Iraqi government seems to think so, as they're saying they believe the attack was not airstrikes from United States warplanes but rather an artillery salvo from ambushing ISIS fighters.


DOJ reverses position in upcoming Supreme Court voting rights case

DOJ reverses position in upcoming Supreme Court voting rights case

The ACLU filed a suit a year ago against Republican Ohio Secretary of State Jon Husted over the policy. The Supreme Court announced in May it would hear the case to examine the legality of Ohio's policies. Husted welcomed the Justice Department's position. Voting-rights advocates challenged the provisions, arguing that by culling the lists the state ends up stripping out legal but infrequent voters who have every right to cast ballots.


Vigilantes a threat to liberty, says Sonia Gandhi

Vigilantes a threat to liberty, says Sonia Gandhi

Congress mulled a proposal to hold a two-day meeting in Mumbai to replicate the historic AICC session held on August 7-8 in 1942 where Mahatma Gandhi piloted a resolution which launched the Quit India movement, the watershed event which set the ball rolling for independence five years later.


Jacksonville mother admits to killing 11-year-old, driving with body

Jacksonville mother admits to killing 11-year-old, driving with body

The Times also reported that a couple witnessed Newsome removing a body from her vehicle after the crash and dragging it over a hill and into the woods. They believe her mother, Erica Newsome killed her inside their Oceanway home. Plummer showed News 4 text messages Newsome had sent him as she was driving from Jacksonville to Buffalo, acting like everything was okay.


Iran names Zangeneh as his petroleum minister

Iran names Zangeneh as his petroleum minister

Rouhani sailed easily into re-election in May partly because he was able to secure the support of reformists on promises of greater diversity in the government. Rouhani also made waves by appointing a member of the regular Iranian military as defense minister instead of someone from the country's Revolutionary Guard for the first time in over 20 years.